MindWell supports anyone in Leeds who needs mental health or wellbeing information, including those who don’t have English as their first language and people with accessibility needs.

We use simple, inclusive and trusted content to make mental health support and self-help guidance more easily accessible to people in Leeds, their carers and professionals. Find out more about how we write for real people in our style guide.

Visitors to MindWell

Our website has performed exceptionally well over the past year, especially compared to others in the Health and Wellbeing sector. Here are some highlights:

  • Average Monthly Active Users: 7,300 (industry average: 4,360)
  • Average Session Duration: 2 minutes 44 seconds (industry average: 2 minutes 36 seconds)
  • Average Engaged Sessions: 3,630 (industry average: 2,530)
  • Total Sessions: 10,900 (industry average: 5,780)
  • Total Views: 19,030 (industry average: 12,560)

These numbers show that our site is well-visited, users are engaged, and they frequently return, indicating a strong overall performance. For more details on industry benchmarks, visit Databox Health and Wellbeing Sector Benchmarks.


MindWell won the Tech4Good Award at Leeds Digital Festival (LDF) Awards 2019. The LDF Awards celebrate the success of the digital and technology industry in Leeds and the wider city region over the last year. MindWell was recognised as one of the organisations making Leeds such a fantastic hub of digital innovation.

MindWell was named in the BusinessCloud.co.uk Health Tech Pioneers list of the UK’s top 51 health tech digital innovations in 2018. The list celebrates individuals, companies and projects leading the charge to transform healthcare through technology.

mHabitat won the Patient Engagement Award at the Medilink Yorkshire and Humber Healthcare Business Awards 2017 for leading the ‘co-creation’ work to develop the new site.

MindWell won a Plain English Award 2017 for ‘clarity, accessibility and commitment to clear, useful information’.

MindWell was awarded a place on the Digital Leaders 100 list 2017 in the Cross Sector Collaboration category.
The list celebrates innovations which are ‘blazing a trail’ in the digital space.